Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary $18,000.00 - $30,000.00 unpaid work
  • Spring


What You'll Do
As a Security Engineer you’ll be responsible for the administration and maintenance of multiple security solutions to ensure the 24/7 availability and security of Cisco/BroadCloud infrastructure for both on-premise data centers and hybrid cloud environments.
Other duties and responsibilities will be:
Provide technical expertise in the security operations and maintenance of the Cisco/BroadCloud on-premise data centers and hybrid cloud environments.
Operate and maintain enterprise and cloud multi-factor authentication technologies such as RSA SecurID, DUO, Safenet, SAML, OKTA, and RADIUS.
Perform standard operation procedures for the administration, content management, change management, version/patch management, and lifecycle management of the SIEM/Log Management platforms.
Develop and implement centralized log aggregation technologies such as Elasticsearch, Splunk integration into current analysis tools or SIEM.
Develop, secure, and maintain strong Identity and Access Management (IAM) policies for on-premise Active Directory deployment and cloud service providers (Google, AWS)
Operate and maintain access security using the F5 BIG-IP modules such as APM, AFM and ASM to further secure external WAN boundaries.
Research and recommend creative and automated approaches for operational tasks which demonstrate available resources and simplify operational overhead.
Provide mentorship and instruction to other team members regarding proper operation of all network security systems within the Cisco/BroadCloud carrier information systems.
Provide day-to-day administration of the security tools and functions deployed in the Cisco/BroadCloud carrier information systems.
Assist in maintaining information systems security documentation. This includes both providing feedback into the update process as well as providing updates to the information security documentation when needed.
Participate in incident response and contingency planning components of the Cisco/BroadCloud carrier information systems.
Provide feedback and suggestions on ways to improve performance and risk posture of the Cisco/BroadCloud carrier information systems.
Participate in vulnerability scanning and remediation of security risk
Participate in security audit assessments as a technical domain expert
Who You'll Work With
As a Security Engineer you’re a highly organized, thorough, security-minded problem solver focused on the protection of the Cisco/BroadCloud carrier information system assets against compromise and cyber-attacks.
Who You Are
You have a minimum 3 years of experience in information technology or cyber-security related fields. You possess experience with NIST, FedRAMP, FISMA, & ISO 27001 security compliance frameworks and policies and also possess solid understanding of network LAN / WAN concepts like TCP/IP, STP, VLAN, Inter VLAN Routing, NAT, PAT, Access Control Lists (ACL). You have experience with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) technologies such as IBM QRadar and Splunk.
Our minimum requirements for this role:
Possess experience with managing and maintaining Active Directory deployments.
Experience with shell scripting a plus (Java, Perl, Python, PowerShell)
Experience with F5 load balancers (APM, LTM modules) a plus
Relevant industry certifications a plus (CISSP, CCSP)
Knowledge of security vendors and security product capabilities.
Possess strong communication skills, both written and oral.
Must be a US citizen who can be certified to work on federal environments.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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